David Roberts joined Angelo Gordon in 1993 and is Head of Strategy. He is a Managing Director and a member of the firm’s Executive Committee and Partnership Advisory Board. David also serves as Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and President of MITT, Angelo Gordon’s publicly listed Mortgage REIT and serves as a board member of Arc Home, Angelo Gordon’s affiliated mortgage originator and GSE licensed servicer. At Angelo Gordon, David has been responsible for helping start and grow a number of the firm’s businesses, including opportunistic real estate, private equity, net lease real estate, residential mortgage-backed securities and energy lending. Within private equity, David focused in particular on investments in the specialty finance area, including helping to create and serving for over 15 years as Lead Director of publicly traded PRA Group, Inc. (formerly Portfolio Recovery Associates, Inc.), an Angelo Gordon portfolio company whose primary business is the purchase, collection and management of portfolios of nonperforming loans. Prior to Angelo Gordon, David was a Principal at Gordon Investment Corporation, a Canadian merchant bank, from 1989 to 1993, where he participated in a wide variety of principal transactions. He also worked in the Corporate Finance Department at L.F. Rothschild where he specialized in mergers and acquisitions. David has a B.S. degree from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.